NASA Astronaut Discusses Life Onboard ISS with Texas Legislator

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Published on May 2, 2013

Aboard the International Space Station, Expedition 35 Flight Engineer Chris Cassidy of NASA discussed life and research on the orbital laboratory with students at the Fredericksburg High School in Fredericksburg, Texas, May 2 during an in-flight educational event attended by Rep. Lamar Smith (R-TX). Smith, who is the Chairman of the House Science, Space and Technology Committee, and former NASA astronaut Eileen Collins joined students to discuss the station’s activities with Cassidy, who arrived at the outpost in late March and who will remain in orbit

 

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NASA Flight Controller Talks Space with Students

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Published on May 2, 2013

Johnson Space Center Flight Controller Cinda Chullen answers questions from 11th and 12th grade students at Naperville North High School in Naperville, IL during a NASA Digital Learning Network (DLN) interactive broadcast.

NASA DLN broadcasts are connecting students around the country with the live mission operations being done by the International Space Station Flight Control Team. ISS flight controllers, astronauts and scientists answer student’s questions about living and working in space, how the Houston mission control center operates, and a wealth of other topics related to Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics.

 

Texas Students Tune Into Mission Control

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Published on Mar 21, 2013

Sixth-graders at the Ann Richards School for Young Women Leaders in Austin, Texas learn about NASA’s new Orion spacecraft by dialing into NASA’s Digital Learning Network for an interview with Christie Sauers who’s helping design the capsule’s cockpit.